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Latitude: 51.5697 / 51°34'10"N
Longitude: 0.1482 / 0°8'53"E
OS Eastings: 548976
OS Northings: 187830
OS Grid: TQ489878
Mapcode National: GBR RQ.S19
Mapcode Global: VHHN6.JT62
Entry Name: Obelisk on Railway Embankment Approximately 25 Metres East of the Whalebone Bridge
Listing Date: 14 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1358533
English Heritage Legacy ID: 201600
Location: Barking and Dagenham, London, RM7
District: Barking and Dagenham
Electoral Ward/Division: Brooklands
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Havering
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Romford St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TQ 48 NE
Obelisk on railway embankment, approximately 25 metres east of the Whalebone Bridge
Circa 1861; Coal Tax post, marking the extent of the Metropolitan Police
District, 6 ft high on a stone base with moulded capping. There is an inscription
on the face towards the railway line.
Listing NGR: TQ4897687830
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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